Ukraine and South Korea signed an intergovernmental preliminary agreement on loans granted by the Economic Development Co-operation Fund (EDCF), administered by the Export-Import Bank of Korea.

As the Ministry of Economy of Ukraine informs, the document was signed within the framework of the Asian Leadership Conference during the visit of the Ukrainian delegation to the Republic of Korea. First Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Economy Yulia Svyrydenko represented Ukraine at the signing ceremony.

According to her, Ukraine is on the list of priority countries for bilateral cooperation with the Republic of Korea within the Official Development Assistance (ODA) program.